Grain futures mostly fall, beef prices rise
CHICAGO (AP) — Grains futures mostly fell Friday on the Chicago Board of Trade.
Wheat for March delivery fell 6 cents to $8.08 a bushel; March corn fell 6.75 cents to $7.24 a bushel; March oats slipped 0.50 cent to $3.8925 a bushel; while January soybeans rose 0.25 cent to $14.9625 a bushel.
Beef futures rose, while pork prices fell on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.
February live cattle rose 0.90 cent to $1.3350 a pound; January feeder cattle rose 1.18 cent to $1.5425 a pound; February lean hogs fell 0.65 cent to 84.75 cents a pound.